Largest Nasdaq Short Interest Percent Decreases as of Dec. 15

The following are the 200 largest short interest percent decreases on the Nasdaq Stock Market as of the Dec. 15 settlement date. This list includes securities with a short position of at least 200,000 shares.



Ticker                                                                     
Symbol   Company                        Dec. 15       Nov. 30      % Change   
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JADE     LJ INTERNATIONAL               510,389     1,310,190       -61.0
IKAN     IKANOS COMMUNICA             1,445,304     3,213,019       -55.0
NOVL     NOVELL INC                   1,537,234     3,349,644       -54.1
HIMX     HIMAX TECHNO-ADR               256,070       515,265       -50.3
MEOH     METHANEX CORP                  547,684     1,091,858       -49.8
ULBI     ULTRALIFE CORP                 366,583       672,020       -45.5
HTHT     CHINA LODGIN-ADS               465,442       817,649       -43.1
NXPI     NXP SEMICONDUCTO               725,281     1,225,133       -40.8
VRGY     VERIGY LTD                   3,133,398     5,286,208       -40.7
BAMM     BOOKS-A-MILLION                395,814       664,546       -40.4
SATS     ECHOSTAR CORP-A                230,325       378,699       -39.2
CPRT     COPART INC                   1,164,834     1,870,563       -37.7
VOD      VODAFONE GRP-ADR             4,954,768     7,912,488       -37.4
OPXT     OPNEXT INC                   1,280,740     2,031,267       -36.9
BANR     BANNER CORPORATI               542,416       842,400       -35.6
GGAL     GRUPO GALICI-ADR               554,769       860,754       -35.5
QUIK     QUICKLOGIC CORP              1,889,300     2,926,019       -35.4
MERC     MERCER INTERNATI             1,094,969     1,688,369       -35.1
INTC     INTEL CORP                  58,461,708    90,117,310       -35.1
CWCO     CONS WATER CO-OR               387,501       589,060       -34.2
GAIA     GAIAM INC-A                    397,773       602,845       -34.0
UTIW     UTI WORLDWIDE                1,282,233     1,939,646       -33.9
IGTE     IGATE CORP                   2,747,837     4,118,392       -33.3
LCAPA    LIBERTY-CAP A                  915,657     1,368,812       -33.1
KNDL     KENDLE INTL INC                439,125       651,037       -32.5
FFNW     FIRST FINANCIAL                378,362       559,021       -32.3
MTSN     MATTSON TECH                 2,175,219     3,157,662       -31.1
GIVN     GIVEN IMAGING                  252,011       363,434       -30.7
CRNT     CERAGON NETWORKS               317,329       456,842       -30.5
TRCR     TRANSCEND SVCS                 360,620       512,394       -29.6
HAUP     HAUPPAUGE DIGITA               627,309       890,553       -29.6
ROST     ROSS STORES INC              3,668,530     5,201,332       -29.5
CTXS     CITRIX SYSTEMS               4,555,722     6,426,813       -29.1
ALVR     ALVARION LTD                   480,305       676,446       -29.0
TOBC     TOWER BANCORP                  268,017       377,380       -29.0
OCNF     OCEANFREIGHT INC               346,492       487,210       -28.9
UEPS     NET 1 UEPS TECH                275,495       384,742       -28.4
MLNX     MELLANOX TECHNOL               954,306     1,331,414       -28.3
ROIAK    RADIO ONE-CL D               1,860,248     2,595,195       -28.3
BRNC     BRONCO DRILLING                773,478     1,066,596       -27.5
FIRE     SOURCEFIRE INC               2,694,494     3,703,226       -27.2
FLWS     1-800-FLOWERS-A                750,257     1,030,970       -27.2
BRCD     BROCADE COMM SYS            14,517,269    19,907,860       -27.1
BEAT     CARDIONET INC                  852,970     1,167,099       -26.9
TBSI     TBS INTERNATIO-A               250,332       342,377       -26.9
IPHS     INNOPHOS HOLDING               531,318       722,659       -26.5
EDAP     EDAP TMS SA -ADR               259,067       350,134       -26.0
PRGS     PROGRESS SOFTWAR             1,233,499     1,656,800       -25.5
LKQX     LKQ CORP                     1,956,781     2,623,729       -25.4
RPRX     REPROS THERAPEUT               241,804       323,850       -25.3
GOLD     RANDGOLD RES-ADR               673,604       901,566       -25.3
FALC     FALCONSTOR SOFTW             1,414,186     1,879,015       -24.7
CYNO     CYNOSURE INC-A                 343,517       455,692       -24.6
CIDM     CINEDIGM DIGIT-A               324,836       430,449       -24.5
AKAM     AKAMAI TECHNOLOG             5,973,396     7,882,173       -24.2
VRNM     VERENIUM CORP                  741,490       977,548       -24.1
CEVA     CEVA INC                     1,075,263     1,408,605       -23.7
MGLN     MAGELLAN HEALTH              1,282,528     1,678,210       -23.6
MXIM     MAXIM INTEGRATED            13,646,896    17,834,597       -23.5
CPLP     CAPITAL PRODUCT                295,457       385,894       -23.4
NCMI     NATIONAL CINEMED             1,148,999     1,500,140       -23.4
ERIE     ERIE INDEMNITY-A               289,736       377,584       -23.3
ULTA     ULTA SALON COSME             2,933,690     3,811,894       -23.0
OREX     OREXIGEN THERAPE             6,883,133     8,902,172       -22.7
EGLE     EAGLE BULK SHIPP             3,786,550     4,883,697       -22.5
GTIV     GENTIVA HEALTH               1,313,763     1,692,783       -22.4
IMAX     IMAX CORP                    2,896,397     3,723,488       -22.2
SMOD     SMART MODULAR TE             1,848,184     2,374,026       -22.1
SPLS     STAPLES INC                 15,025,687    19,189,010       -21.7
GKSR     G & K SERVICES-A               281,419       358,171       -21.4
CPWM     COST PLUS INC/CA             1,186,147     1,508,617       -21.4
MRTN     MARTEN TRANSPORT               444,135       563,664       -21.2
SGI      SILICON GRAPHICS             1,998,032     2,533,586       -21.1
CRXL     CRUCELL-ADR                    256,057       324,516       -21.1
MSTR     MICROSTRATEGY                  437,958       553,949       -20.9
GLBL     GLOBAL INDS LTD              3,681,627     4,633,787       -20.5
CYOU     CHANGYOU.COM-ADR               463,644       583,345       -20.5
AMRS     AMYRIS INC                     290,577       364,999       -20.4
LFUS     LITTELFUSE INC                 664,219       834,153       -20.4
EBAY     EBAY INC                    25,499,310    31,923,547       -20.1
BBBY     BED BATH &BEYOND             7,255,463     9,080,321       -20.1
KIRK     KIRKLAND'S INC                 824,308     1,030,425       -20.0
MDCI     MED ACTION INDS                351,069       438,388       -19.9
CELG     CELGENE CORP                 7,583,175     9,453,832       -19.8
VMED     VIRGIN MEDIA INC            27,411,030    34,168,517       -19.8
CPTS     CONCEPTUS INC                3,518,599     4,384,076       -19.7
SVVS     SAVVIS INC                   3,178,956     3,953,378       -19.6
NVLS     NOVELLUS SYS                 5,664,691     7,040,350       -19.5
ISSI     INTEGRAT SIL SOL               810,094     1,005,792       -19.5
JOYG     JOY GLOBAL INC               3,168,762     3,931,194       -19.4
GERN     GERON CORP                  12,246,180    15,185,251       -19.4
ADP      AUTOMATIC DATA               6,447,906     7,945,054       -18.8
FSYS     FUEL SYSTEMS SOL             3,773,575     4,648,299       -18.8
MYL      MYLAN INC                   27,512,159    33,779,563       -18.6
BIOD     BIODEL INC                   4,775,908     5,853,310       -18.4
BRCM     BROADCOM CORP-A              8,341,312    10,218,320       -18.4
SHPGY    SHIRE PLC-ADR                1,641,911     2,008,605       -18.3
TFSL     TFS FINANCIAL CO             3,900,171     4,766,897       -18.2
CTCM     CTC MEDIA INC                1,192,536     1,453,915       -18.0
KCAP     KOHLBERG CAPITAL               536,569       654,152       -18.0
AFFY     AFFYMAX INC                  2,374,182     2,891,925       -17.9
ASCMA    ASCENT MEDIA C-A               378,562       460,147       -17.7
PLXS     PLEXUS CORP                  1,421,182     1,726,239       -17.7
IVAC     INTEVAC INC                  1,050,213     1,274,357       -17.6
HLIT     HARMONIC INC                 2,875,356     3,487,263       -17.5
MPET     MAGELLAN PETRO                 292,690       354,893       -17.5
ZRAN     ZORAN CORP                   2,003,293     2,428,590       -17.5
MDRX     ALLSCRIPTS HEALT             2,571,383     3,113,540       -17.4
CETV     CENTRAL EURO M-A             2,287,071     2,763,846       -17.3
WYNN     WYNN RESORTS LTD             4,779,796     5,767,430       -17.1
SEIC     SEI INVESTMENTS              2,565,622     3,093,389       -17.1
HUBG     HUB GROUP-A                    842,806     1,014,470       -16.9
NGAS     NGAS RESOURCES               1,892,942     2,278,476       -16.9
TQNT     TRIQUINT SEMICON             8,654,946    10,416,700       -16.9
IPGP     IPG PHOTONICS                  869,080     1,045,247       -16.9
AMGN     AMGEN INC                   14,336,938    17,240,778       -16.8
BLKB     BLACKBAUD INC                1,507,111     1,812,078       -16.8
BOBE     BOB EVANS FARMS              1,750,807     2,104,288       -16.8
GMAN     GORDMANS STORES                211,582       254,090       -16.7
SRDX     SURMODICS INC                  634,952       762,504       -16.7
ERIC     ERICSSON LM-ADR             20,927,098    25,119,146       -16.7
LTBR     LIGHTBRIDGE CORP               236,048       283,255       -16.7
MPEL     MELCO CROWN-ADR              7,322,092     8,763,275       -16.4
TRAD     TRADESTATION                 1,508,710     1,805,106       -16.4
EQIX     EQUINIX INC                  6,256,434     7,468,864       -16.2
VOCS     VOCUS INC                      975,441     1,164,249       -16.2
MILL     MILLER PETROLEUM             1,107,663     1,322,021       -16.2
HAS      HASBRO INC                   2,898,822     3,458,242       -16.2
STAN     STANDARD PARKING               362,861       432,182       -16.0
PMTC     PARAMETRIC TECH              3,951,842     4,696,760       -15.9
ALTR     ALTERA CORP                 27,397,755    32,553,198       -15.8
NUAN     NUANCE COMMUNICA            16,227,495    19,268,855       -15.8
FNGN     FINANCIAL ENGINE             1,297,063     1,538,904       -15.7
QGEN     QIAGEN NV                    7,038,635     8,341,674       -15.6
ASIA     ASIAINFO-LINKAGE             2,401,768     2,846,075       -15.6
SMTC     SEMTECH CORP                 4,568,223     5,412,465       -15.6
LOPE     GRAND CANYON EDU             3,298,089     3,905,920       -15.6
VRSN     VERISIGN INC                 9,508,234    11,252,631       -15.5
FLEX     FLEXTRONICS INTL            17,615,517    20,845,769       -15.5
HTGC     HERCULES TECHNOL               878,089     1,038,392       -15.4
IPAR     INTER PARFUMS                  418,181       493,762       -15.3
EPAY     BOTTOMLINE TECH              1,155,882     1,362,440       -15.2
RSTI     ROFIN-SINAR TECH               965,061     1,137,467       -15.2
AVAV     AEROVIRONMENT IN             1,379,379     1,624,512       -15.1
LAYN     LAYNE CHRISTENSN               530,529       624,413       -15.0
KNOL     KNOLOGY INC                    689,548       810,509       -14.9
UBSH     UNION FIRST MARK               472,005       554,577       -14.9
UBNK     UNITED FINANCIAL               306,869       360,323       -14.8
CVLT     COMMVAULT SYSTEM             2,008,183     2,356,742       -14.8
VRTX     VERTEX PHARM                12,050,258    14,140,222       -14.8
ECOL     US ECOLOGY INC                 340,299       399,311       -14.8
AFCE     AFC ENTERPRISES                469,732       550,748       -14.7
CENX     CENTURY ALUMINUM             5,888,041     6,894,658       -14.6
PDCO     PATTERSON COS                5,107,979     5,979,700       -14.6
ARCC     ARES CAPITAL COR             1,637,082     1,914,445       -14.5
FXEN     FX ENERGY INC                1,465,270     1,713,130       -14.5
ZINC     HORSEHEAD HOLING             1,468,500     1,715,991       -14.4
RAVN     RAVEN INDUSTRIES               310,734       362,729       -14.3
ABMD     ABIOMED INC                  2,392,327     2,792,022       -14.3
MTXX     MATRIXX INITIATI               283,764       331,030       -14.3
LOOP     LOOPNET INC                    686,438       800,150       -14.2
LNCE     SNYDERS-LANCE                1,136,800     1,324,827       -14.2
TTGT     TECHTARGET                     469,585       547,145       -14.2
CHOP     CHINA GERUI ADV                778,937       907,575       -14.2
VPHM     VIROPHARMA INC               6,228,610     7,257,209       -14.2
IDSA     INDUS SVCS AMER                409,628       476,915       -14.1
TSYS     TELE SYSTEMS-A               2,498,841     2,909,263       -14.1
SHFL     SHUFFLE MASTER               1,903,361     2,215,074       -14.1
ORLY     O'REILLY AUTOMOT             4,009,865     4,663,839       -14.0
ERES     ERESEARCH TECH               1,504,994     1,750,317       -14.0
CPIX     CUMBERLAND PHARM             1,181,157     1,372,534       -13.9
LINE     LINN ENERGY LLC              1,766,253     2,051,976       -13.9
BUCY     BUCYRUS INTERNAT             1,466,796     1,703,951       -13.9
RVBD     RIVERBED TECHNOL             9,795,155    11,378,118       -13.9
IXYS     IXYS CORP                      453,320       526,557       -13.9
TPCG     TPC GROUP INC                  259,606       301,022       -13.8
UNFI     UNITED NATURAL               2,562,221     2,970,628       -13.7
NTGR     NETGEAR INC                  2,375,419     2,753,063       -13.7
APEI     AMERICAN PUBLIC              1,463,306     1,695,077       -13.7
IILG     INTERVAL LEISURE               955,553     1,105,632       -13.6
KLAC     KLA-TENCOR CORP              5,586,926     6,463,486       -13.6
AREX     APPROACH RESOURC               473,164       547,312       -13.5
ADBE     ADOBE SYS INC               13,313,331    15,372,880       -13.4
WFSL     WASH FED                     2,348,539     2,711,259       -13.4
ASML     ASML HOLDING-NY              4,972,444     5,732,710       -13.3
EXPD     EXPEDITORS INTL              5,217,835     6,013,201       -13.2
SYNA     SYNAPTICS INC                9,232,428    10,635,469       -13.2
ABFS     ARKANSAS BEST                1,297,041     1,493,333       -13.1
SQNM     SEQUENOM INC                16,648,978    19,161,203       -13.1
IFSIA    INTERFACE INC-A              2,107,466     2,425,180       -13.1
ELGX     ENDOLOGIX INC                1,326,344     1,525,683       -13.1
DVOX     DYNAVOX INC-CL A               395,620       454,714       -13.0
LECO     LINCOLN ELECTRIC               493,031       566,670       -13.0
CHDN     CHURCHILL DOWNS                257,250       295,631       -13.0
CHKP     CHECK POINT SOFT             3,490,708     4,009,706       -12.9
ARCL     ARCHIPELAGO LEAR               664,864       763,681       -12.9
EFOI     ENERGY FOCUS INC               370,023       424,979       -12.9
RCRC     RC2 CORP                       634,358       727,804       -12.8
ANTH     ANTHERA PHARMACE               868,400       995,929       -12.8
UFPI     UNIVERSAL FOREST               899,278     1,031,314       -12.8

*-- Data includes ETF positions.

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